Speaker Profile

Brian Kardon
CMO / Fuze

As CMO, Brian Kardon is responsible for Fuze’s market positioning, demand generation, thought leadership, and integrated marketing. Mr. Kardon is a results-oriented executive with over 20 years of experience creating and implementing successful growth strategies. His experience ranges from startups to global billion-dollar organizations. Prior to Fuze, he was CMO at Lattice Engines, the leader in predictive marketing and sales applications. Before Lattice, Brian was CMO at Eloqua, where he was part of the team that led Eloqua’s growth and leadership in the marketing automation sector, resulting in a successful IPO and subsequent purchase by Oracle. Previously, Brian was chief strategy and marketing officer at Forrester Research, helping turn the brand into a leader in the technology research sector. He also served as CMO at Reed Business Information, the world’s largest B2B publisher. Brian was named a top 10 global CMO for companies earning less than $250 million in revenue by the CMO Institute and a top 15 CMO on Twitter by Social Media Marketing Magazine. He is also among the top 50 most influential people in sales lead management, named by the Sales Lead Management Association. Brian received his master’s from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.